The Raiders earned the first ever sectional championship on Saturday night by defeating Covenant Christian 1-0!
The Raiders earned their win by getting lots of great chances in both the first and second halves. The breakthrough came on a second half corner kick from Haley Sullivan that Amara Allen was able to find the end of to put the Raiders up 1-0. The Raiders continued to attack and earn chances as the better team on this particular night.
The defense, led by Alondra Granados, Emma Eifert and Amara Allen, played with tremendous urgency and determination to keep the shutout. Goalkeeper Megan Kilar played her best game of the season, saving a couple outstanding free kicks by the visiting Covenant attackers.
The girls will now play for a regional championship against the Western Boone Stars on Saturday on their home field! Come out and support the Raiders as they try to continue their run through the post-season.